Images of the yards and gardens of Little Bohemia
Working in the garden...
gives me a profound
feeling of inner peace.
Ruth Stout 1884 - 1980
American author, gardener
Gardening is cheaper
and you get tomatoes.
Gardens are a form of autobiography.
Still round the corner
there may wait
a new road
or a secret gate
In the garden there are no hours--only seasons
Earth laughs in flowers.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
PDF's of the garden and history tours:
2016 WENGT IX |
2017 WENGT X |
For eleven years, West End neighbors
of St. Paul have featured yards and gardens
in a garden tour, and for the past three
years added histories by Joe Landsberger to
- In 2016 the history of the brewing
industry along West 7th Street
complimented a "beer garden" at Summit
Brewing to celebrate nine years of
- In 2017 the yards, gardens and history
of Little Bohemia
- In 2018 the yards, gardens and
history of the neighborhood
Jefferson and Randolph Avenues from West
7th to Lexington Avenue.
- In 2019 we will feature the yards,
gardens and history of the neighborhood
between Jefferson Avenue
out to Fort Snelling,
7th Street and the Mississippi River
We also have an
indoor and outdoor
perennial and annual
West 7th Federation:
7th Street West
The 2019 tour will take place on
Saturday, June 8.
More information to follow!